Ethical issues as scientists peek into baby genes

Little Amelia Sloan is a pioneer: Shortly after her birth, scientists took drops of the healthy baby's blood to map her genetic code.  ...

Don't cut a newborn's umbilical cord right away, study suggests

Doctors often clamp the umbilical cord right after a baby is born. But a new study suggests that there might be many benefits, and few...

Colicky babies may have wrong gut bacteria

Doctors don't clearly understand why some babies cry excessively and others don't, but a new study suggests abnormal gut bacteria could...

Hyperemesis gravidarum: 'You just feel like you're dying'

With the bombshell news that Duchess Kate is pregnant with a royal heir and has been hospitalized with a rare pregnancy complication...